2000

  • Brothers David, Steven and Eugene Bender incorporated 1420878 Ontario Inc.
  • Purchased 32 acre industrial property and buildings in Township of North Dumfries, on Region of Waterloo Road 47; address being 2194 Dumfries Road, Cambridge, (North Dumfries) ON
  • Leased part of Cambridge-North Dumfries property to StonePlace (www.StonePlace.com)
  • Leased part of Cambridge-North Dumfries property to Navastone Corporation.

2003

  • Purchased 2.91 acre industrial property and office building in London, Ontario, address being 453 Exeter Road
  • Leased all of London Exeter Road property to StonePlace (www.StonePlace.com)

2007

  • Leased part of Cambridge-North Dumfries property and buildings to Hanson Landscape Products (formerly Navastone Corp.)
  • Main Office for 1420897 Ontario Inc. established at 2194 Dumfries Rd, Cambridge (North Dumfries), ON N1R 5S3.

2010

  • Purchased A-1 Storage Space, New Hamburg, a mini storage facility inclusive of 2.28 acre industrial property and 19,870 square feet of buildings, inclusive of mini storage, warehouse and office buildings; in New Hamburg, Ontario, address being 60 Nevilles Street. (www.a1storage.ca)
  • Purchased St.George Mini Storage, St. George (Brantford), a mini storage facility inclusive of 2.50 acre industrial property and 23,800 square feet of buildings, inclusive of mini storage and office buildings; in St. George, Ontario, address being 267 Prospect Street. (www.stgeorgeministorage.com)
  • Purchased Paris Mini Storage, Paris, industrial-flex, office and mini storage facilities inclusive of 3.62 acres industrial property and 35,900 square feet of buildings 2 locations: 1) Paris- 63 Woodslee Street: 2.62 acres and 30,500 square feet 2) Paris- 80 Scott Ave: 1.0 acres and 5,400 square feet (www.parisministorage.com)

2011

  • “Space at Hand” branding established as dba for 1420878 Ontario Inc. The corporations strategic goal is to be a “space provider” inclusive of industrial-flex space, office space, mini storage space (heated and non-heat), outside space and portable storage space. Space at Hand……….“The Space You Need Where and When You Need it.”
  • Portable Moving & Storage Capsules (Containers) system and services launched serving GTA and SW Ontario.
  • Opened Cambridge Space at Hand- Self Storage , non-heated drive-up and outside storage for vehicles of all kinds and size including equipment at Cambridge-North Dumfries property, address being 2194 Dumfries Rd, Cambridge (North Dumfries), ON N1R 5S3. (www.spaceathand.com)
  • Opened London Space at Hand- Self Storage , non-heated drive-up and outside storage for vehicles of all kinds and size including equipment at London property, address being 453 Exeter Rd., London (www.spaceathand.com)

2012

  • Purchased 656 Colby Drive, Waterloo property; inclusive of 1.32 acres industrial property and 20,668 square feet of industrial and office space. Opened Space at Hand Waterloo Self Storage. (www.spaceathand.com)
  • Purchased Extra Self Storage, 240 Gage Ave. Kitchener a self storage facility. (www.extraselfstorage.ca)
  • Purchased 45 Northfield Drive West, Waterloo property; inclusive of 0.90 acres industrial property and 17,010 square feet of industrial and office space. Opened Space at Hand Waterloo 45 Northfield Self Storage. (www.spaceathand.com)

2013

  • London, 453 Exeter Rd. finalized design and development agreement (phase 1) for construction of 12000 SF of Industrial/Office flex-space: 4 units 2500 SF each.

2014

  • Purchased, 200 Gage Avenue, Kitchener property; inclusive of 2.51 acres industrial property and 26,195 square feet of industrial and office space.
  • Leased 26,195 square feet and part of lands at 200 Gage Avenue Kitchener to Boyd Group Inc. (Queensway Auto Body)
  • Constructed new building providing 26 additional drive-up self-storage units at New Hamburg, 60 Nevilles Street facility increasing space to 23,670 square feet.

2015

  • David Bender was honoured by ICPI with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the segmental concrete pavement industry. ICPI Announcement